Sep 30, 2012 7:00am PDT
brown signed the bill banning mental health practitioners from performing preparative therapy on minors. it's been labeled dangerous and abusive and could raise the risk of depression and suicide in young people. >>> in election 2012 news, we're three days away from the first presidential debate. president obama will head from washington to nevada. he has a campaign stop at a las vegas high school. he is going to stay in nevada before traveling to denver on wednesday. republican challenger mitt romney is spending the weekend cramming for the debate. political analysts say he needs a strong showing with recent polls showing him losing ground to the president in battleground states. >>> the university of denver is preparing to host that debate. it is going to focus on domestic policy and it will be mod rated by jim lehrer. two more presidential debates will be held on the 16th and 22. you can of course watch those debates live here on ktvu channel 2. coverage begins at 6:00. >>> while the election is on tuesday, november 6, some voters have already cast their ballots. 32 states and the di
Oct 5, 2012 7:00am PDT
board must approve his release and governor brown could block it. bruce davis is serving a life sentence for the deaths of a musician and a stunt man in 1969. he maintains he was a bystander and did not participate this the killings. >>> actress darryl hannah, known for her role in splash and blade runner has been arrested in northeast texas. the actress and former texas landowner, elinore fairchild were taken in to custody for a protest against the keystone excel oil pipeline. hannah is accused of laying down in front of construction equipment to block it's movement. she faces charges of criminal trespassing, and resisting arrest. >>> mail theft is investigated on the peninsula this morning. sometime between wednesday afternoon and thursday morning, thieves broke in to several mailboxs, that skyline in woodside. the victims are worried someone will steal their identities. the sheriff's office is investigating. >>> three people are due back in court today for alleged jewelry scams, the target, elderly chinese women. look at the surveillance video of an incident in san francisco.
Oct 7, 2012 7:00am PDT
-year-old lonnie brown was fatally shot on assail yeah drive. both from east palo alto. police say three plastic bolt les filled with a clear liquid and aluminum foil were found yesterday morning. the park and nearby homes were evacuated for three hours. the bottles were sent to the san mateo police forensic lab for testing. >>> george zimmerman's father spoke out regarding a potential nbc lawsuit from george zimmerman. robert zimmerman appeared on the show last night and confirmed his brother will sue nbc over an edited version of his 911 call where he reported trayvon martin as a suspicion person. the edit call makes it sound like he volunteered information that martin was an african american. >> george never called and reported a black person. he does not volunteer that information. somebody asked him to describe someone. but the way things were edited by nbc and others made it sound otherwise. >> two employees at nbc today show was fired as a result of that edited clip. he is accused of shooting and killing trayvon martin. >>> thousands of people will pack the san francisco waterfron
Oct 8, 2012 7:00am PDT
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Oct 1, 2012 7:00am PDT
to the -- link to jamie's blog at ktvu.com. go to the politics page. >>> governor jerry brown had a busy weekend. coming up for you at 7:48. the bills he just signed into law including one some say will make california streets safer. >>> well, starting today, shopping in san francisco means you have to bring your own bag or get charged for one by the store. the checkout bag ordinance takes effect today at almost all retailers. >> the stores cannot offer plastic bags and if you want a compostable bag you will be charged. >>> hot weather may have played a role in an elderly woman's death in contra costa county. the 86-year-old's body was found at an elementary school. police say the woman had been reported missing in concord a few hours earlier. the exact cause of death is still unclear. but police say high temperatures may have been a factor. >>> authorities are asking people to avoid using gas- powered barbecues and you are being asked to take public transportation or carpool. this is the third straight spare-the-air day. >>> hey sal, don't hair us. how is the macarthur maze doing?
Oct 2, 2012 7:00am PDT
that leads to that affiliation. he's described as 5'9", 350 pounds with short, brown hair and a brown goatee. he has a tarly davidson tattoo on the back of his head. now, back out here live, this vigil will take place at 7:00 at sacred heart church on willow street. they are telling people to meet in the parking lot. candles will be lit and a prayer will be set for garcia's safe return. >> it's 8:32. authorities say a fast-moving fire that destroyed three homes in sonoma county is a reminder of the fire danger supposed -- forced by this hot weather we're having. the fire broke out around 5:00 last night near highway 116 and highway 101 near katati. one couple was supposed to get married. the fire broke out on a day of near record temperatures and the flynn fire in mendocino county also destroyed five buildings. >>> flames broke out at the eramark facility just before 9:00 last night. all that burned was a large pile of uniforms outside the building. investigators say the clothing was apparently waiting to be washed. no one was hurt and the flames never reached the inside of the buildi